Archives - Olivia Alger
Liv on the Edge: Exploring the origins and effects of camp
Sontag says that to write about camp is to betray it. You have to see it, to experience it, in order to understand what it means. Still, the best definition I can find is one she wrote herself.
Liv on the Edge: Liv’s guide to cleaning your room
To help others who may be struggling with this conundrum — my fellow Sisyphuses — I have compiled a list of ways to get started.
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Liv on the Edge: Halloween movies for your inner child
Here's a list of Halloween movies for your inner child — movies that I adored as a child, movies that I wish I would’ve seen as a child, or movies to make you feel like a child once more.
Liv on the Edge: America, a lexicon of fashion and failure
The United States is and always has been fraught with extreme political and social turbulence — I expected celebrity attendees of an American-themed gala to reflect this more than they did.
Envisioning too far into the future at UR Late Night’s DIY Vision Board event
Feeling nostalgic and crafty, I took my friend Sydney to the May Room on Thursday night to make a vision board.
Liv on the Edge: ‘A Little Life’ broke my little heart
“A Little Life” is about childhood, and about adulthood, and addiction, and sexual abuse, and love, and, of course, life itself.